Responsible for assisting electricians with basic electrical systems installation, repair, and maintenance. They perform the more routine tasks of the electrical trade, taking direction from – and under the supervision of – the senior electrician. Electrician helpers work part time and full time on construction sites, factories, businesses, residential and commercial projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Complete Electrical Installations
Observe and Assist Electricians
Assists electrician in installing and repairing wiring, fixtures, and equipment aboard ship and in shipyard facilities:
Follow Safety Protocols
Maintain Tools and Inventory
Prepare and Clean Work Site
Measures and cuts pipe conduit to specified length, using steel tape and hacksaw.
Threads conduit ends, using pipe threader, and connects couplings and conduit fittings, using wrench.
Fabricates conduit support brackets from strap iron strips, using hacksaw, shaping dies, hammer, and punch.
Secures brackets to bulkheads with screws and bolts and pulls wires through conduit leading to connection boxes, switch panels, and other terminals.
Strips insulation from wire ends, using wire stripping pliers.
Ties or screws wires to terminals for subsequent soldering.
Assist in installing electrical systems, either below 40,000 watts or above.
Install sound systems, security systems and voice and data systems.
Install lighting, electrical outlets, and circuit breakers..
Use tools such as conduit benders, screwdrivers, pliers, knives, hacksaws, and wire strippers.
Replace faulty circuit breakers, fuses, switches, electrical and electronic components, or wire.
Replace old fuse boxes.
Hook up appliances for power.
Install new lighting and ceiling fans.
Repair motors, transformers, generators, and electronic controllers on machine tools and industrial robots.
Consult with engineers, engineering technicians, line installers and repairers, or industrial machinery mechanics and maintenance workers when performing installations.
Rewire homes and businesses.
Assist in home inspections
Must have 6+ months of experience
Must have steel toe shoes
*Company provides uniform and tools
If interested, please send your resume to email@example.com for consideration!